This work is an account of the pioneering days of hydro-electricity in Scotland.
It shows how each hydro project brought its own set of technical challenges, underlining the remarkable engineering achievements involved in bringing hydro-electric power to the wild glens of the Scottish Highlands.
It concludes by looking at the future of hydro-electric power worldwide.
Is hydro-electric power the sustainable technology of choice in a new century already riven with ecological angst.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 214 pages
- Publisher: Luath Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 10/04/2004
- Category: Alternative & renewable energy industries
- ISBN: 9781842820476